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 History of this Word

"aholic" is from alcoholic) modern english

Notes

In this sense, it is a word added to another word to form a new word.

More words with this suffix,
shopaholic
foodaholic
chocoholic
infoholic

Words related to this meaning

grammar is modifier

"-aholic" is a type of suffix

Definition

A word ending that indicates addiction or obsession. Created by people to expand meaning of words. Can be added to the end of many words.

Examples of how the word is used

-aholic illustration I have always been a workaholic and slowing down is killing me!
-aholic illustration No single genes have been identified that can predict alcoholic behavior.